2017 School Pre-Registration
Thank you for your interest in Wordfest. Please complete this form so we can record your interest and finalize details once all the authors are confirmed.
The cost for a school visit is $500 per hour-long event, which includes two signed copies of the book for the school’s library.
A representative from the Youth Program will contact you shortly to discuss your request and finalize your reservation.
Date of the festival:
October 10 to October 14, 2017
2nd Floor, Memorial Park Library - 1221 2nd Street SW
Calgary, AB T2R 0W5
Type of event you are interested in?
In-school regular presentation by an author (+/-1hr, up to 100 students in attendance)
In-School large presentation (+/- 1hr, more than 100 students in attendance)
In-Theater Event (These are held at the Glenbow Threatre and the Dutton Theatre)
How many students are likely to attend the event?
What is the grade level of the students who will be in attendance?
K - 3
4 - 6
7 - 9
10 - 12
We will be adding more authors over the next few months. Please select any authors you are currently interested in.
NOTE: Dates and times are not guaranteed until your reservation is confirmed by a representative of the Wordfest Youth team.
Gabrielle Grimard (French)
Drew Taylor Hayden
Please note: Authors have not been confirmed. This list may change. Invitations are depended on availability.
Notes on Author Selection
Feel free to indicate your first choice, and alternatives you would consider or if you are interested in someone else.
Please indicate your preferred dates
October 10, Tuesday
October 11, Wednesday
October 12, Thursday
October 13, Friday
Please indicate your preferred times
Please specify times.
If applicable, indicate any Blackout dates when we could not schedule any event for you.
Questions or comments or additional details?
Your school / Organization
What is the best way / time to reach you (e.g. phone, morning before 9.00am)?
I would like to receive information and updates
I'm aware that the cost for a school visit is $500 per hour-long event.
How did you hear about us?
Attended in the past
CCTCA (Calgary Teachers' Convention)
Word of Mouth
Connecting Calgarians of All Ages with Life-Changing Ideas